Pit 1 Hydroelectric Project 401 Water Quality Certification Amendment

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
State Water Resources Control Board
Document Title
Pit 1 Hydroelectric Project 401 Water Quality Certification Amendment
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
The project is located within the North East Shasta County Area of the Shasta County General Plan (2004).
Document Description
PG&E owns and operates the project, which is located on the Pit and Fall Rivers near the communities of Fall River Mills and McArthur in northeastern Shasta County, CA. FERC issued a new license for the continued operation of the project on March 19, 2003. The license incorporates the conditions contained in the certification issued by the State Water Board on December 4, 2001. Pursuant to the new license and conditions 13 and 14 of the certification, PG&E: 1) Implemented required summer flushing flows between 2003 and 2009 to control the growth of aquatic vegetation and mosquito production in Fall River Pond (condition 13); and (2) monitors surface aquatic vegetation on Fall River Pond (Condition 14).

Contact Information

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Agency Name
State Water Resources Control Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Fall River Mills

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Northern and Eureka Region 1 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Delta Protection Commission, Delta Stewardship Council, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency
Development Types
Power:Other Power Type (Megawatts 69.3; hydropower)
Local Actions
401 Water Quality Certification Amendment
Project Issues
Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Hydrology/Water Quality, Recreation, Vegetation

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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